Asda gets into the flow of guest ales
Asda is to list three regional guest ales on a rolling basis, with the line-up changing very 12 weeks.
The first beer for Scotland is Twisted Thistle, a 5.3% abv IPA from Greene King's Belhaven.
Greene King is also supplying the initial guest ale for shops in southern England and South Wales
- Olde Trip is a 4.3% brew named after Ye Olde Trip to Jerusalem , the Nottingham pub where knights are said to have stopped for refreshment on their way to
The launch beer in northern England, north Wales and No rthern Ireland is the 7% abv Winter Ale, brewed by Shepherd Neame.
Beer buyer Jill Wilson said: "More and more people are sampling bottled ales at home and we are ensuring new products in store to meet the demand for different ale tastes."
The ales retail for £1.57 for 50cl bottles.